The cars that derailed remained upright, but one hit and damaged a locomotive that was stopped on the adjacent track.
By all accounts, Jackson Bartke seemed to be a normal, healthy, 7-year-old second-grader. But his heart stopped during gym class on Nov. 19. He collapsed.
Deputy Police Chief Robert Pawlisz said informants led police to monitor phone calls and make undercover buys during an investigation that lasted several weeks.
The Ku Klux Klan apparently has been trying to make inroads in the southwestern suburbs.
The mayor of southwest suburban New Lenox has had enough with high gas prices in his town, and he wants to do something about it.
The Hatfields and McCoys have nothing on a pair of southwest suburban neighbors. Roseanne Tellez reports on a feud that’s taken a neighborhood tiff to a whole new level.
Most of the complaints seem to be coming from the east of the Chicagoland Speedway in new Lenox, Frankfort and Mokena as grandstands protect the other three sides.
A 26-year old man was arrested after shouting “April Fools” before he allegedly attacked a woman along a jogging trail in New Lenox yesterday.
Trains on Metra’s Rock Island Line were back on a normal schedule Monday afternoon, hours after an inbound train from Joliet it a pedestrian near New Lenox.
Little Alex Sheridan of New Lenox averted disaster recently when her mom suffered a health complication that caused her to drive erratically. CBS 2′s Mike Parker talks with the family.
Emergency crews and physicians worked feverishly after a man’s hand became stuck in a meat grinder over the weekend.
Officials in Chicago Ridge want to revisit a deal they made with their former police chief over his disability pay.
The village of Tinley Park has reconsidered a possible full outdoor watering ban, after getting some rain overnight.
A southwest suburban college student was charged with aggravated child pornography after police found illegal files on his computers.
Don’t buy gasoline in my town. That’s the message from the mayor of New Lenox.
The far southwest suburb of New Lenox is giving a tax incentive to a new restaurant that officials hope will bring jobs and tax revenue to the city.
A 30-year-old man died Saturday from injuries he suffered being hit by a Will County Sheriff’s squad car Wednesday night in southwest suburban New Lenox.
One Chicago suburb is giving money back to its taxpayers.
Silver Cross hospital officially moved its operations from Joliet to New Lenox over the weekend.
A New Lenox man is going to prison for the next seven years after admitting to two separate unrelated crimes – burglarizing a house and collecting child pornography.